Paul Vixie: Re: [dns-operations] DNS issue accidentally leaked?

Scott Berkman scott.berkman at
Thu Jul 24 18:45:05 UTC 2008

Is it just me or is the test page below down now?

Or maybe some poisoned the NS record for and sent it to
nowhere to stop testing! (J/K since I can get to the rest of the page


-----Original Message-----
From: Ken A [mailto:ka at] 
Sent: Thursday, July 24, 2008 2:40 PM
To: Steve Tornio
Cc: nanog at
Subject: Re: Paul Vixie: Re: [dns-operations] DNS issue accidentally

Steve Tornio wrote:
> On Jul 24, 2008, at 12:17 PM, Duane Wessels wrote:
>>> tests to lock up my iPhone, or I would use that checker to 
>>> verify the iPhone DNS.  Anyone have a link to a decent test that I 
>>> could run on the iPhone?
>> Give this one a try:
> In this test, my iPhone reports:
> Source Port Randomness: GREAT
> Transaction ID Randomness: GREAT
> I encourage anyone else concerned with their providers to actually test 
> them instead of taking anyone's word for it.
> Steve

on AT&T you might want to run it more than once.. Mine shows POOR 1 out 
of 5 times. :-(
Hope they finish patching sooooon!

Ken Anderson

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